By Jesse Ventura
While he left the military SEALs to turn into a professional wrestler, the lovers knew him as "Jesse, the Body."
When he hosted his hard-hitting KFAN radio speak convey, he turned "Jesse, the Mouth."
And now that this body-slamming, straight-talking, charismatic hero is masterminding Minnesota's gubernatorial judgements, you'll higher commence calling him "Jesse, the Mind."
In I Ain't bought Time to Bleed, Jesse Ventura finds the key of his landslide electoral success—with checklist voter turnout—and maps his leading edge ideas for pioneering a brand new period in American govt. In his personal inimitable phrases, he's taking on bloated govt, profession politicians, and apathetic citizens, and tells the wildly colourful tale of his days as a army SEAL, his nights within the pro-wrestling ring, and his reviews on radio and in movies like Predator and Batman and Robin .
I Ain't acquired Time to Bleed is Rocky meets Mr. Smith is going to Washington—a ebook that may problem readers' rules of conventional govt because it introduces them to 1 of yank politics' such a lot ferocious new heroes.
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